Oregon is currently engaged in a variety of ocean planning and management activities that will affect the future of our ocean ecosystem and economy. This website will help you learn about these activities and about opportunities to be involved. Be sure to check the calendar of Upcoming Ocean Events, the Latest Additions of publications and announcements, and the list of Most Popular articles and information about Oregon’s ocean.

What picture do you see when you think of coastal management?
Winners will be chosen by a panel of judges and featured in NOAA's social media campaign during the month of May!
Submit your entry by emailing it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Photos must be submitted by May 4, 2018